25 Hecker Ave Darien, CT 06820
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arrow The Darien Police Department Is Now Hiring!
 

 

The Darien Police Department Is Now Hiring:
 

The Darien Police Department is accepting applications for full time certified police officer.  Candidates must have maintained their certification for a minimum of two consecutive years and must have earned a minimum of 30 credits from an accredited college or university.  No visible tattoos while in uniform.  A copy of their diploma or academic transcript(s) must be attached to their application at time of submission.  Testing includes:  written test, oral interview(s), background investigation, psychological, polygraph and physical exam.  There is an application fee of $40.00.  Applications are available online at www.darienpolice.org  Applications must be submitted no later than September 5, 2014.  Please contact Sgt. Robert Shreders at 203-662-5315 for further information.

Closing Date:  September 5, 2014

 
 
 
BENEFITS INCLUDE:
·         20 year Retirement With No Age Limitation
·         Paid Vacation
·         12 Paid Holidays
·         Group Life Insurance
·         Pension Plan
·         Group Health Insurance
·         Sick Leave
·         Tuition Reimbursement
·         Longevity Increases
·         Opportunity For Extra Duty Pay
 
CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS:
POSTC certified police officers who have maintained their certification for a minimum of two consecutive years. Candidates must have earned a minimum of 30 credits from an accredited college or university, and are required to attach a copy of their diploma or academic transcript(s) to their application at time of submission. No visible tattoos while in uniform.
A resume and copy of the candidate’s current POSTC certification must also be submitted with the application.
Police officer candidates must meet acceptable standards of physical and mental health, being free of any physical, mental, or physiological condition that could impair essential job requirements, including significant personality disorder or substance abuse. Candidates must have normal hearing, normal color vision and depth perception, binocular vision, distance and near vision (with lenses) must be 20/30 each eye. Candidates must be free from felony and Class A or B misdemeanor convictions, and have a good educational and work history.
SELECTION PROCESS:
  1. Application
  2. Written Examination
  3. Physical Fitness
  4. Oral Examination
  5. Polygraph Examination
  6. Psychological Examination
  7. Drug Screen
  8. Stress Test
  9. Medical Examination
  10. Comprehensive Background Investigation
Successful passing of the written examination, physical fitness testing, oral board and remainder of the selection process requirements as indicated does not guarantee employment by the Darien Police Department. The Town of Darien is an equal opportunity employer.

Click Here For Printable Application

 



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